518 Avenue A
Rome, GA 30165
- (706) 295-7925
- (706) 295-0422
Albert has handled both criminal and civil cases in Rome and surrounding counties for more than 30 years. He has handled all types of criminal cases from murder to DUI. His civil practice includes personal injury, workers compensation, divorce, adoption and many other related types of cases. His experience includes wills, probate of estates, power of attorneys and living wills. The Burkhalter Firm consists of family with a strong tradition of loyal service to the law and the citizens we represent.
Albert is a life long resident of Floyd County and was raised and educated in Floyd County Schools. Formal training includes a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Georgia State University in 1969, a Master of Arts Degree from West Georgia College in 1971 and a Juris Doctorate Degree from Woodrow Wilson College of Law in 1979.
Albert is a member of the Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, the Rome Bar Association and the State Bar of Georgia.
Albert is married to the former Sarah Vell Hames and they have three children: Tim, Mike and Terri.